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July 01, 2020

Supporting actors: Bob and Mindy Rich helped bring movie studio to Buffalo

“We really weren’t focused on Buffalo until Bob and Mindy reached out to us,” Halmi said. “Buffalo surprised me about being such great film making sweet spot.”

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June 24, 2020

Jobs and COVID-19: The outlook of investments in WNY

“Going into the pandemic, we had a lot of energy and our pipeline was really full and I guess the most surprising thing is it stayed full,” Kucharski said.

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June 24, 2020

Owner Douglas Jemal eyes ‘little town’ at renewed Boulevard Mall

“What we’re looking to create at the Boulevard Mall in Amherst is a sense of a community and interaction. And we have the ability to do that – to make it a little town,” Jemal told Buffalo News reporters and editors on Wednesday.

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June 23, 2020

Amazon distribution center opens in Town of Tonawanda

“Through collaborative partnerships with the public and private sectors and a shovel-ready site from developer TM Montante that facilitated a swift site selection process, our region was able to capture the interest and investment of a leading global company like Amazon,” Thomas A. Kucharski, President & CEO, Invest Buffalo Niagara said in a press release.

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June 16, 2020

TM Montante starts construction at 1275 Delaware

“It is great to bring a building like this back to life,” Campos said. “That’s going to bring some vibrancy and activity and life to that side of Delaware.”

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June 12, 2020

A Q&A with Kim Beldon Grant of Invest Buffalo Niagara

“I was—and continue to be—amazed at how nimble Buffalo Niagara and the Buffalo community were. The last 40 years of economic depression has taught us to be resilient; we pivoted back to the simplicity of ‘I’ve got a guy.’ In every segment, among entrepreneurs, manufacturing, life sciences, advanced business services, everyone really, I see businesses quickly moving to support each other.”

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May 04, 2020

A Family Business Survived One Pandemic. It’s Determined to Do It Again.

A small Buffalo manufacturer has had to trim its staff and spending. But its fourth-generation owner says: “We will take care of everybody.”

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April 22, 2020

Plans for an agribusiness park in Evans take a step forward

“It’s a compelling proposition to any food processing company considering expansion or relocation,” said Thomas A. Kucharski.

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April 17, 2020

Thinking Robot Studios pivots on revised business plan

“Buffalo’s a small room, and within a couple of weeks, this deal came together,” said Thomas Kucharski, CEO of Invest Buffalo Niagara.

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Press Releases

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Date
Title
05.26.2020
BE IN BUFFALO LAUNCHES COST OF LIVING CALCULATOR, REGIONAL JOBS BOARD AND OTHER DIGITAL UPDATES
02.06.2020
International Economic Development Council Elects Invest Buffalo Niagara President & CEO Thomas Kucharski as Incoming Vice Chair
03.25.2019
TECHNOLOGY COMPANY CHOOSES BUFFALO FOR NEW HQ
03.15.2019
GOVERNOR CUOMO ANNOUNCES OPENING OF AML RIGHTSOURCE IN BUFFALO
10.15.2018
10.02.2018
INVEST BUFFALO NIAGARA SUCCESSFULLY DRAWS CANADIAN BUSINESSES TO WESTERN NEW YORK